The Journalhttp://www.nujournal.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 30 Aug 2014 14:33:39 EDTSat, 30 Aug 2014 14:33:39 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssRiverblast begins despite rainy weatherhttp://www.nujournal.com/page/content.detail/id/553172.htmlBy Clay Schuldt Staff Writer NEW ULM-Rain threatened to put a damper on Riverblast 2014, but the weather was no deterrent for music lovers.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTBoard considers buying graveshttp://www.nujournal.com/page/content.detail/id/553173.htmlNEW ULM - Brown County commissioners will consider a request to purchase 13 Soldier's Rest graves for $8,450 from the City of New Ulm Cemetery at their Tuesday, Sept. 2 meeting.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTKids X-Cel obtains star ratinghttp://www.nujournal.com/page/content.detail/id/553154.htmlNEW ULM - Kids X-Cel Center in New Ulm, an early learning center for children six weeks old up to kindergarten, recently obtained a Two Star Rating during their first assessment by Parent Aware, a rating tool designed to help parents find the...Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTZoning OK'd in preparation for annexationhttp://www.nujournal.com/page/content.detail/id/553100.htmlNEW ULM The Planning Commission approved on Thursday a petition on behalf of the Arndt Family Trust to zone a property to be annexed by New Ulm as an Industrial-2 District.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTDistrict 88 hires 20 new teachershttp://www.nujournal.com/page/content.detail/id/553101.htmlNEW ULM - The District 88 School Board on Thursday approved a relatively high number of new contracts and combined and deleted policies to streamline operation.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT